For Jaivel, “Out of The Box Thinking” is more than a cliché – It reflects our passion to push the boundaries of possible.
Jaivel delivers competitive advantage. With our deep industry insight, we are creating the best cost manufacturing solutions enabling our clients to be Globally Competitive across aerospace manufacturing value streams.
Our Intelligent Manufacturing Engineering & Smart Tooling solutions leverages fresh design thinking and innovation to create an enriched User Experience, where enhanced profitability is given.
Our team’s relentless pursuit to simplify – cut through complexity to offer a solution everyone understands, has inspired the trust of Global 100 aerospace clients. With one goal: enabling our client to succeed, we measure our success by the value we create for our clients.
We design our solutions beyond an individual’s subjective opinions. We go to great lengths to understand your strategic objective. Every project starts with defining the clear business goal. What follows is careful planning regarding how to engineer the solution in such a way that it produces maximum results.
Your Strategic Objective Comes FIRST
Our approach is based on in-depth industry knowledge and scientific research. We engineer each solution based on the best engineering practices and technology know-how there is in the world today. Even after we deliver a solution, we offer an option to you of our involvement in continued improvement to maximise effectiveness.
World Leading Engineering Practice
Jaivel is a unique company focused on reducing the cost of aerospace manufacturing. Our difference is that once we understand your problem, with our industry and technology insight, we explore every possibility to develop several scenarios of capex-operating cost-performance. Once you make a decision, we ‘roll-up our sleeves’ and execute the program to near perfection.
Your Success Comes FIRST
Globally Competitive Aerospace Manufacturing
In Every Conduct
To All Stake Holders
Thinking Out of Box
Founder & CEO
Vipul Vachhani - Founder & CEO
As the Founder & CEO of Jaivel, Vipul is responsible for enhancing the company’s effectiveness in delivering success to the customer. Driven by his firm belief that the long term growth and industry leadership of the company will always be the by-product of our clients’ success. Within Jaivel, his key role is to develop and execute strategic & corporate initiative throughout the organisation and to ensure the company is the most preferred choice to solve the challenges of tomorrow’s manufacturing organisations and still remain a great place to work.
From the UK base and group International HQ in the East Midlands, Vipul provides strong support for Anglo-Indian trade relationships and speaks at many events sharing his experience in establishing Jaivel as an truly international organisation with operations in UK & India.
Prior to founding Jaivel in 1998, Vipul graduated as a Mechanical Engineer from Bangalore University. During the early stages of his career, In India and the USA, Vipul worked for new product development organisations where he established a strong foundation in technology R&D in the field of Turbo Machinery & Aerospace Engineering. Right from his engineering school days he was fascinated by the application of computers in engineering and in those days, himself, developed a number of unique engineering industry solutions.
Chief Financial Officer
Rekha Vachhani - Chief Financial Officer
Rekha is Chief Finance Officer, a role in which she has total responsibility for the accounting and finance of the Jaivel Group of companies. Rekha has served the company from its inception and brings a high quality in accounting practices and financial control techniques. Rekha has extensive knowledge and experience in regulatory compliance requirements for organisations doing international business.
Rekha is a Chartered Accountant, qualified from the institute of Chartered Accountants of India in 1997 and has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Shivaji University, Kolhapur in 1995.
Advisory Board Member
Parminder Singh - Advisory Board Member
Parminder Singh set up Silver Software in the UK in 1998 focussing on the niche area of high integrity systems. Silver Software had exceptional organic growth and set-up development centers in Bangalore and Madrid. A joint venture with the Assystem Group (Euronext Paris ASY.PA) resulted in the creation of Silver Atena, expanding the group’s footprint with development centers in Germany. Parminder was appointed group CEO of Silver Atena. Parminder is active in a number of technology companies in Europe and India.
Parminder graduated in Civil Engineering in 1989 and started his career in embedded real time systems with Sema Group, working on command and control systems for surface and sub-surface vehicles. Following this Parminder joined Smith Aerospace and Defence, developing avionics systems in collaboration with Rolls Royce and BMW. Parminder is an adviser and board member of a range of businesses and lives in London, England.
Advisory Board Member
Nigel Garner - Advisory Board Member
Nigel Garner is founder of GCT Group (today called PFW Engineering) in 1995. His vision and leadership lead GCT group to be global Aerospace Engineering provider with an EASA 21J approval for all ATA chapters with the ability to design and certify both large and small aircraft from nose-to-tail. In 2009 GCT was purchased by PFW AG which provide major build to spec projects including Aux Tanks, Structural components and tubing systems taking into account the “whole life-cycle of development”.
55 years of age, Nigel graduated in engineering from London & began his career as an aerospace design engineer and manager for a variety of global OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers including British Aerospace, Bombardier, Embraer, Dornier, and Airbus. Nigel, brings wealth of global experience in aerospace industry.
Business Development Consultant
Mark Holland - Business Development Consultant
Mark is a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society; he has worked in the Aerospace and Defence Industry for over 25 years. He has a wealth of experience and has held a number of senior board positions in that time.
He is a proven business winner with an experienced track record in sales and marketing and business development
He is a self-starter, with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels, and to influence the future of the business. He is hard working, structured and proactive with a “can do” attitude. He has an open and honest approach to personnel, business and commercial/operational issues with a desire to get the job done.
Chief Operating Officer
Kalpesh Manek - Chief Operating Officer
At Jaivel, as a Chief Operating Officer Kalpesh’s key responsibilities are lead the development and implementation of efficient business systems & work practices throughout Jaivel business. Based now in the UK but originally began his career with Jaivel in Rajkot, India as a CAD engineer in 2003, moving to the UK in 2009. His career development has been guided strategically through a number of leading positions including Design Team Leader, Manufacturing Business Manager, and Project Account Manager and culminating to his current role.
Also, Kalpesh is a keen social activist and works on education of under privilege children in India.
Kalpesh has a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering Degree from Saurashtra University.
Head of Aero-Engineering
Devang Patel - Head of Aero-Engineering
Devang is Devang… What can we say about him !!
Head of Aero-Tooling
Pragnesh Patel - Head of Aero-Tooling (Manufacturing)
Pragnesh head’s manufacturing operations of Jaivel’s Aero-Tooling Business. He is responsible for effectively translating design intent fun to use tooling. His extraordinary problem solving capabilities helps achieving our goal of delivering every project – On Time in Full.
Pragnesh joined the Jaivel in 2003 and carried rich on-hands experience of tool manufacturing to Jaivel. He is a Diploma holder in Tooling Technology from CIPET – Ahmedabad.